Join Second Chance Pet Adoptions of Huntington Beach for a wine and beer tasting fundraiser from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Brix Wine Bar in Sunset Beach. The party includes wine and beer tastings, plus snacks. A tax-deductible donation costs $35 per person, or $60 per couple.
Proceeds will benefit abandoned animals at Second Chance, a 100% no-kill rescue shelter. Its cats and kittens are available at Petco and PetSmart in Huntington Beach. Brix Wine Bar is at 16635 Pacific Coast Hwy., Sunset Beach. For more information, call (714) 989-6964, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.secondchancepetadoptions.org.
Special Super Bowl Menu
If redefining Super Bowl Sunday without football speaks to you, then head over to Rustica California Wine Bistro at Fashion Island, where Executive Chef Renieri Caceres is creating a three-course tasting menu Sunday with complimentary mimosa with fresh-squeezed orange juice or housemade Bloody Mary for $23 per guest (prices exclude tax and gratuity).